This agreement provides access to suppliers who specialise in soft furnishings, associated products and services for educational organisations.

Lot 1 - Bedding and Bathroom Textiles. All suppliers can provide a varied range of bedding and bathroom textiles.

Lot 2 – Kitchen Starter Packs. This lot has been awarded to two suppliers. Both suppliers provided all the items contained within the Kitchen Starter Pack that was designed for this tender process. This pack can be purchased through the framework, alternatively the framework allows for institutions to develop their own list of products and requirements. 

Lot 3 – Window Coverings. All suppliers can provide a range of window coverings such as curtains and blinds including fitting. Window coverings are also available on a supply only basis if institutions wish to fit the coverings themselves.

Key Facts

Start date
1st March 2018
End date
28th February 2022

Key Benefits of this Deal

  1. Compliant with Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (PCR 2015)
  2. Time saving & easy to use
  3. CPC Contract Manager assistance & support
  4. Framework specific user guide
  5. Customisable kitchen starter packs
  6. This is the only framework of its type

How can I use this Deal

CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the user guide for further details.

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If you require support in running a further competition via this deal, Tenet Services can help. Tenet offer a nationwide service specialising in assisting education establishments to complete further competitions.

Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.

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Get a Quote

The CPC Quote Tool is free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on our deals for purchases that fall below £189,330.

"The Quote Tool was easy to use and time saving, resulting in a straightforward process where we just had to put the details in once and could then use the reputable suppliers already recommended."

Deborah Anderson-Dixon, Finance Manager at Sir William Romney's School

For purchases that exceed £189,330, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available that complies with the regulations to allow electronic tender returns whilst still being free to use for our members. Find out more about CPC Sourcing Cloud.

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Associated Documentation

The following documents are associated with this deal. Some are required for successful use of the deal and are clearly marked.

File Details Essential
User GuideThis is required reading if you are considering using this framework. It tells you everything you need to know about the panel of providers, eligibility, running the mini-competition process, and evaluating bids. YesDownload
Appendix 1Contact Details Download
Appendix 2Specification Download
Appendix 3ITT Soft Furnishings Download
Appendix 4Award Criteria Scoring Mechanism Download
Appendix 5Lot 1 Evaluation Award Criteria Download
Appendix 6Lot 2 Evaluation Award Criteria Download
Appendix 7Lot 3 Evaluation Criteria Download
Appendix 8Framework Agreement NWUPC & Supplier Download
Appendix 9Model Call Off Contract Terms for the Purchase of Goods Lot 1 and 2 For Institutions Download
Appendix 10Model Call Off Contract Terms For The Purchase Of Goods And Services Lot 3 For Institutions Download
Appendix 13Tendered Pricing Download
Mini Competition ChecklistIt is recommended that members utilise this checklist when undertaking a mini-competition process to maximise the likelihood of obtaining a satisfactory quantity and quality of bid responses from suppliers YesDownload

Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this deal is NWUPC.

Myles Woodman

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